Windows PC Backup Wizard Threat Removal Guide


Windows PC Backup Wizard pop-up are annoying adware and malicious codes are generated by vicious software authors with advanced algorithm remains unnoticed and persistence technologies. It is a high risk of infection for Windows computers plenty of opportunity to infiltrate your computer. While imitating the questionable website as a useful program that the computer supports the user by detecting him notice about the different threats, but like many sensible rouge security all its claims are fake can not be trusted. But it has successfully got too many innocent computer users cheat but usually Windows PC Backup Wizard pop-up is distributed by covert methods such as attaching executables free of cost, but legit software products that Internet users often download on their system.

The authors of this persistent adware programs also spread the infection through Spam emails along with the bundling of the software with some certain freeware and shareware. When users open this Spam emails tempted to find something attractive or useful auto-executable code runs in the background and activate destructive Windows PC Backup Wizard pop-up adware. After activating this adware program, you have to suffer with aggressive display advertising foods such as pop-ups, pop-under, in-text links, tricky banners, interstitials, floating ads, fake coupons, audio/video ads, etc. these ads not only cause intrusion and make your web surfing very unpleasant, moreover, is also diverting several questionable or malicious websites. The vulnerabilities examined by this adware program also brings in other malware on your computer. The spy on your Internet session, collect confidential information such as email, password, payment card, etc and export this information to cyber criminals, therefore you are advised to completely remove Windows PC Backup Wizard adware from your computer.


How to Uninstall Windows PC Backup Wizard from Compromised System

Step:1 First of all, Reboot your PC in Safe Mode to make it safe from Windows PC Backup Wizard

(this Guide illustrates how to restart Windows in Safe Mode in all versions.)

Step:2 Now you need to View all Hidden Files and Folders that exist on different drives

Step:3 Uninstall Windows PC Backup Wizard from Control Panel

  • Press Start Key + R together and Type appwiz.cpl
  • appwiz

  • Now Press on OK
  • This will Open the Control Panel. Now look for Windows PC Backup Wizard or any other Suspicious program
  • once found, Uninstall Windows PC Backup Wizard ASAP
  • Step:4 How to Remove Windows PC Backup Wizard from Startup Items

  • To Go to Startup Area, Click on Start Key + R
  • Type msconfig in the search area and click on Enter. A window will pop-out
  • Misconfig 1



  • In the Startup area, look for any suspicious Windows PC Backup Wizard entries or that are from Unknown Manufacturers
  • (This is an important step and users are advised to monitor all items carefully over here before proceeding further.)
  • Step:5 How to Remove Windows PC Backup Wizard from Localhost Files

  • Click on Start Key + R in Combination. Copy and Paste to Open hosts File
  • notepad %windir%/system32/Drivers/etc/hosts
  • Soon, you will get a list of suspicious IP’s in the bottom of the screen
  • hosts_opt-1

  • this is quite helpful in knowing if your browser has been hacked
  • Steps 6: How to Remove Windows PC Backup Wizard and Block Pop-ups on Browsers

    How to Remove Windows PC Backup Wizard from IE

    Open IE and Click on Tools. Now Select Manage add-ons
    IE Extension 1

    In the pane, under Toolbars and Extensions, Choose the Windows PC Backup Wizard extensions which is to be deleted

    IE toolbar and extensions

  • Now Click on Remove or Disable Option.
  • Press Tool button and Select Internet Option
  • Internet-options

  • This will lead you to the Tab, now Select Privacy Tab, Turn on Pop-up blocker by clicking on it.
  • IE-block-pop-ups


    How to Uninstall Windows PC Backup Wizard from Google Chrome

  • Google Chrome is to be Opened
  • Now Click on menu present at the top right corner
  • Choose Tools >> Extensions
  • Select Windows PC Backup Wizard related Extensions and now Click on Trash icon to remove Windows PC Backup Wizard
  • chrome-extensions 2

  • Under Advanced Settings Option, Enable Do not allow any Site to Show pop-ups. Click on Ok to apply it.
  • Chrome-not-allow-pop-ups

    How to Block Windows PC Backup Wizard on Mozilla FF

  • Select and Open Mozilla FF, Select Windows PC Backup Wizard or other Add-ons by clicking on Menu button
  • Mozilla Addon 1

  • In the Add-ons Manager, Select the extension related to Windows PC Backup Wizard.
  • Mozilla Addon 2

  • Now Click on Remove to delete Windows PC Backup Wizard permanently
  • Also Select and Check mark “Block Pop-up Windows” under po-ups in the Content Tab
  • How to Get Rid of Windows PC Backup Wizard on Edge on Win 10

  • First of all Open MS Edge and Click on “More actions(…)” link
  • Edge-1
  • Now Select and Click on Settings In Menu under “More Actions”
  • Edge-2

  • Under Settings, screen click on View Advanced Settings button
  • Edge-3

  • In Advanced Settings, turn on Block pop-ups by toggling button to ON
  • Edge4


    Following the above Manual Steps will be effective in blocking Windows PC Backup Wizard. However, if you are unable to accomplish these steps, click the button given below to scan your PC


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